Professional Background

Professor, Department of Computer Science, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Ph.D. 1996, Computer Science Department, University of Maryland at College Park, USA. Thesis: ``Query Processing in Heterogeneous Mediated Systems.''
V.S. Subrahmanian.

B.S. 1991, Computer Engineering and Information Science Department , Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey


Web Life

On a personal note, the site reminds me of the days the web was new to me and to everyone. Thanks to this site, I found a nice group of friends from all over the world. I hope it still offers a small rest stop for surfers every now and then.


My only sister Tulay Adali is a member of the faculty at the University of Maryland at Baltimore County, Department of Computer Sciences and Electrical Engineering.